Category Archives: Call Outs

[6] SEARCH – Penzance, 02/05/2018 18:30 hrs

Yesterday evening the team were called by the police to assist in the search for a vulnerable missing male in the Penzance area. Three foot-teams conducted searches of residential streets, Penzance town centre and surrounding alleyways, along with thorough searches … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[3] RESCUE – Snow response, 18-19/03/2018

With further heavy snow forecast in the region, team members were on stand-by to assist with further incidents, particularly outside of Cornwall. During the day, heavy snowfall caused numerous problems along the A30 in Devon and over 50 miles of … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[2] RESCUE – Snow response, 01-02/03/2018

Due to the forecast of heavy and persistent snow over the start of March, the team were put on stand-by to assist the emergency services. Over a period of three days (and nights), crews of 4×4 drivers and medically-trained team … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[1] RESCUE COVER – Brown Willy run, 01/01/2018

A firm fixture in our annual calendar is the Brown Willy Run, where 400+ runners take on seven miles of mud from Jamaica Inn to the top of Brown Willy and back. For once the weather was dry, but the … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Call Outs

[33] RESCUE – Roughtor Moors, Bodmin Moor 18/12/2017 15:30 hrs

The team were called to assist two persons on Bodmin Moor who had called the police after one of them became stuck in marshland. A team controller sent a SARLOC message to confirm their position but whilst the team were … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Call Outs

[32] SEARCH – Truro, 17/12/2017 20:20 hrs

The team were called out to search for a missing person from Treliske Hospital. Believed to be suffering with mental health issues and in need of further treatment, there was a significant concern for her welfare and a search of … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Call Outs

[31] WATER INCIDENT – Boyton, near Launceston 10/12/2017 21:00 hrs

A member of the public reported hearing shouts for help and then seeing what they believed may have been a person in distress in flood water near to the River Tamar. A swift multi agency response followed to search the … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Call Outs